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: Vinyl Cafe

as 12 noon

: Paradise Lost. by John Milton

starring Denis Quilley and Ian McDiarmid - omnibus (6-10/41)

: The Mysterious Affair

short story by John Mortimer

: Boogie up the River

Mark Wallington comedy starring Timothy Spall (6/6)

: Bleak House

adaptation of the Dickens novel, starring Michael Kitchen, John Shrapnel and Clare Price (4/5)

: The Clitheroe Kid

comedy from 1964

: The Men from the Ministry

1975 civil service comedy

: The Revengers' Comedies

Lia Williams stars in Alan Ayckbourn's bleak comedy (2/2)

: Albert and Me

comedy with Richard Beckinsale

: The Little Toe Show

with Kevin Duala

: The Big Toe Radio Show


: The Seventh Dimension - Doctor Who

Invaders from Mars:sci-fi drama starring Paul McGann (3/4)

: Bleak House

as 10am

: Ed Doolan Interviews

as 11am

: The Revengers'Comedies

as 1pm

: Albert and Me

as 2.30pm

: The Seventh Dimension

as 6pm

: The Seventh Dimension

as 6.30pm

: Paradise Lost

omnibus, as 8am

: The Mysterious Affair

as 9.15am

: Boogie up the River

as 9.30am

: Ed Doolan Interviews

as 11am

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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